Chapter 2:9-12, The Apostle's Conduct and Care

The Study


J. Deering,


Chapter 2, Verses 9-12
II.     The Apostles' Conduct and Care, 2:9-12

The Apostles' Conduct and Care
          9 For you recall, brethren, our labor and hardship, how working night and day so as not to be a burden to any of you, we proclaimed to you the gospel of God. 10 You are witnesses, and so is God, how devoutly and uprightly and blamelessly we behaved toward you believers; 11 just as you know how we were exhorting and encouraging and imploring each one of you as a father would his own children, 12 so that you would walk in a manner worthy of the God who calls you into His own kingdom and glory.

1.     Verse 9 - What did Paul, and his companions, think was important in their manner of fellowship with the Thessalonians?
    A.    Not to be a burden upon them.

2.     When Paul, and his companions, were working with the Thessalonians - what was their ministry to them?
    A.    Exhorting, Encouraging and Imploring - to walk worthy of their God who calls them.

3.     Verses 10-12 state how Paul, and his companions, acted with the Thessalonians - Why did they act like this?
    A.    Devout, upright, blameless.

4.     Proper attitude and proper actions will be needed in your new life of Christ - Why?
    A.    So that... Verse 12